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A leading Asian radio station in Yorkshire is celebrating 28 years of broadcasting with a special Winter Asian Ball. Sunrise Radio Yorkshire's twenty-eighth anniversary Winter Ball, will be hosted at the newly opened Regency Hall in Bradford and will include a delicious three course meal, a disco and star performances from...
By RAHEEMA KHAN Donald Trump has attacked Prime Minister Theresa May by publicly telling her to focus on "terrorism" in the UK after she criticised his sharing of far-right videos. “Theresa@theresamay, don’t focus on me, focus on the destructive Radical Islamic Terrorism that is taking place within the United Kingdom,” the...
Green Party co-leader Jonathan Bartley visited an English language lesson for refugees in Bradford ahead of the anniversary of the Casey Review. Next week will mark one year since Dame Louise Casey’s review into opportunity and integration was published on December 5, 2016 and the Government has yet to respond. The...
By GRAHAME ANDERSON The Secretary General of the Muslim Council of Britain, has responded sternly to an Ofsted invitation for school inspectors to quiz young Muslim girls over headscarfs. Ofsted Chief Amanda Spielman, came up with the idea to hear the views of Muslim parents, teachers and communities directly. She...
One of Bollywood's most popular playback singer with hit songs, such as Tu cheez badi hai mast mast, Nimboda and Mera Piya Ghar Aya, will be coming to Bradford this Saturday to perform along side Dr L Subramaniam. Kala Sangam and Picturehouse at the National Science and Media Museum present...
By FATIMA PATEL Leading Bradford businessman Amjad Pervez has been made an honorary fellow by Bradford College. The founding partner of 'The Seafresh Food Group', joins a distinguished group including writer Robert Swindells, founder of Bradford-based support group Trans Positive, Saorsa Tweedale, and the founder of BCB Radio, Mary Dowson. Contributing...
Police have launched a murder investigation after the body of a man was found at an address in Bradford.  Officers were called by ambulance staff to an address in Ashgrove at about 1.30pm yesterday (Sunday) after they made contact to say they were attempting resuscitation.  Officers attended and found a deceased...
By GRAHAME ANDERSON Anti-Bullying Week message all about being yourself The thought of being bullied has left many children trying to either hide or change the way they look according to a recent major survey. Research carried out by the  Anti-Bullying Alliance based at the National Children's Bureau, has revealed half...
Bradford opened its newest screens on Thursday (9 November) following a gala evening on Wednesday night attended by local media and business owners. Following the launch of Europe's first ODEON Luxe cinema in East Kilbride, Scotland in October, film fans in Yorkshire can now enjoy the ultimate in luxury with the...
He is forthright, upfront , can be rude and he most certainly doesn't hold back. We welcome our brand NEW resident columnist - THE BRADFORD SHEIKH. Every month The Bradford Sheikh will share his views on issues surrounding the South Asian community living in the UK. You might not like what...